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Joe Root bids to learn from Champions Trophy agony

If we play good cricket , definitely we will win this tournament. It was an outcome which confounded nearly all predictions after England had breezed through...


Heat to make push for Gordon Hayward

According to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical (h/t Ryan Snellings of FanSided), the Celtics' primary targets are going to be Hayward and Griffin. Boston...


Sam Warburton fit to lead British and Irish Lions against Highlanders

With 15 changes to the starting line-up that defeated the Crusaders , the Lions are beginning to see the light, and if they can secure another shut-out as th...


Warriors Win The 2017 NBA Finals

Spending much of his time matched up against LeBron James , Durant has relished his moment, his stunning combination of length and athleticism making him nigh ...


Matsuyama holes out on 14 for eagle at US Open

Open says the pilot is "OK" after the craft crashed but that he is being taken to a hospital. The greens are soft enough that Johnson is getting yardages to the...


IndyCar takeaways: Will Power survives wild Texas race

Ed Carpenter, whose vehicle did not restart with the group, is now on pit lane as his team tries to fix his No. 20. Pole-sitter Charlie Kimball , front right...


Novak Djokovic Beats Albert Ramos-Vinolas at 2017 French Open

The French 13th seed is through to just her second Slam quarterfinal - after the 2015 US Open - and will Switzerland's Timea Bacsinszky for a spot in the last f...


Andy Murray pays on-court tribute to London, Manchester attack victims

Cilic, who started the claycourt season with a tournament win in Istanbul is yet to drop a set for the tournament and will come into his match with Wawrinka fre...


Down the Front Stretch, Tapwrit Wins 2017 Belmont Stakes

Tapwrit and Patch are trained by Todd Pletcher , who sought his third career Belmont. Tapwrit finished sixth in the 20-horse Derby after encountering tr...


Southgate and Kane on Scotland draw

There have been 114 meetings between the countries but none have ended as dramatically. In the 70th minute, substitute Oxlade-Chamberlain worked his way into ...


Dustin Johnson ready for long game in US Open double bid

He is a two-time Ryder Cup captain who will be inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame this fall. Johnson, who already has won three consecutive PGA Tour st...


IND Beat BAN by 9 Wickets at CT17 Semifinal Match

Kohli was thrilled to advance to the final, and said: "Another complete game". He added: "They are a very risky side on their day and everyone realises that. ...


Australia beat New Zealand to qualify for CT semis

Guptill (26) combined with Luke Ronchi (65 off 43) to kickstart the New Zealand innings against Australia last week, with skipper Kane Williamson's 97-bal...


ICC Champions Trophy 2017 semifinals: England vs Pakistan match prediction

After a brilliant bowling performance, Azhar Ali and Fakhar Zaman smashed half-centuries to help Pakistan eliminate the hosts from the tournament . India p...


Seamus Power in the hunt at the St. Jude Classic

Berger's 10-under overall score included a bogey-free final round where he made par on the par-4 18th hole. Among that group was amateur Braden Thornberry (65...


Failure to adapt to conditions was England's downfall, says Eoin Morgan

Their "fast and nasty" Wahab Riaz (played for Essex and Kent) is vastly over-rated and has been replaced by a better bowler in my opinion. Morgan had made 33 fr...


Steph Curry says he doesn't want to go to the White House

Durant was named NBA Finals Most Valuable Player after averaging 35.2 points and 8.4 rebounds a game, and he became the first player since Shaquille O'Neal ...


Venus Williams only looking forward after French Open loss

I just think that they were a little bit - sometimes should be a little bit more respectful", Muguruza said, noting that the chair umpire repeatedly had a har...


Skipper Sarfraz always had faith in his charges

It was just slightly frustrating that we've not been able to do it. "This doesn't feel great at the minute b ut there's a lot of cricket still to play this ...


Penguins' victory parade draws 650000

Sidney Crosby raises the Stanley Cup on the Boulevard of the Allies in Pittsburgh in front of a parking garage packed with jubilant fans during Wednesday's Pen...


Georgia Tech Baseball: Three Tech signees selected in 2017 MLB Draft

Prior to Brown, the most recent Pirates' draft pick from WCU was Matt Benedict , a 30th round selection in 2011 who pitched professionally in the farm system...


Champions Trophy: Pakistan stun mighty England to reach final

Set just 212 to win, Pakistan finished on 215 for two. Pakistan will now play the victor of the second semi-final between India and Bangladesh to be p...


Lakh Crore Farm Loans May Be Potentially Waived: Nomura

The move has ended weeks of protests during which farmers dumped milk, vegetable and fruits on streets. He did not give a value for the loans but they are estim...


Walters: Thurston might not be back for Origin II

It was the 75th minute and the lead was still 24 points. Nationwide, viewership spiked at 4.423 million viewers, compared to a peak of 4.046 million on Wednesda...


Watch World Hockey League Semifinals live on TV, Online

While the Scottish goalkeeper Thomas Alexander was impressive with his saves, it was skipper Chris Grassick who got an early lead for his team with a splend...


De Villiers confident of leading South Africa in 2019 World Cup

On whether he still believes he should be captaining the ODI side ... Cricket South Africa selector Linda Zondi said: "I would like to thank Farhaan Behardi...


Blimp operator: Pilot 'OK' after US Open crash

Forget for a moment that very few Americans were even aware of golf at the time, and the same could have been said about that two-lane road that led to Shinneco...


Blimp goes down at US Open golf tournament in Wisconsin

Twitter users captured some of the crash, adding that they saw a person evacuating with a parachute. A representative for AirSign, the company that operates ...


Ostapenko makes history with stunning French Open triumph

Halep won the second set with a net-cord victor but on Saturday Ostapenko earned the key break of the third at 3-3 with her own slice of luck. Here are the ta...


Masterful Rafael Nadal sweeps Stan Wawrinka aside for record title win

Only Bjorn Borg , who conceded 32 on his way to the 1978 title, has been a more ruthless champion . Rafael Nadal coasted to a record 10th French Open ti...


Derek McInnes: Aberdeen manager and assistant Tony Docherty to stay

It was on Wednesday that Aberdeen confirmed they had "reluctantly" granted permission for McInnes and Docherty to speak to Sunderland . SUNDERLAND'S mana...


Huddersfield close in on £10 million deal for Manchester City midfielder

The 26-year-old was also understood to be a target for Brighton but it seems as if Huddersfield have won the battle for his signature. It would smash their ...


A great day for a Stanley Cup celebration

Nashville's failure to capitalize on that opportunity was the turning point in the game, not the garbage goal that eventually won the Cup. You know Penguins ...


500000 fans may attend parade for Penguins' Stanley Cup win

He was able to return to net for the final 11 games of the playoffs, ultimately helping Pittsburgh to become the first repeat cup champions in the salary cap ...


Sheriff: Pilot in blimp crash seriously burned

Mary Ruediger was visiting her parents who live near Erin Hills golf course when the blimp went down nearby Thursday. The annual golf tournament is in its ...